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Overview
Smoky Mountain National Park, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 See on map
AMENITIES
Pets Allowed
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there the weekend after Labor Day and the campground was surprisingly quiet! By Tuesday when we left, it was less than half full. The location is ideal since it's the closest park campground to Gatlinburg. The sites are fairly close together but not...More

Thank KopasFam
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our first time in Smokies, first time in Elkmont. The campground is peaceful and beautiful with very clean bathrooms. No showers, but you can take a bath in the river :) Sites by the river are THE BEST! Falling asleep to the sound...More

Thank EdytaS970
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This was our first time camping at this site. Very glad we decided here. Our campsite was right next to the creek and was awesome to fall asleep to the sounds. The only take back would be no showers but my wife and I didn’t...More

Thank Doug J
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We were able to get a site on the river and it was great. There are plenty of photo opportunities. The kids played in the river. We slept in our hammocks not far from the waters edge. The bathrooms are clean and they have what...More

1  Thank titanman24
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

It’s the best! Cool no matter how hot everywhere else. Safe. With other campers totally enjoying theirselves in this beautiful place. Only negative was no lights at night in women’s restroom. July 4th weekend was great. But wish I had known about fireworks in town...More

Thank dorisad1953
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
220
Also Known As
Elkmont Campground Hotel Gatlinburg
Location
United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Gatlinburg
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Traveller (182)
Room & Suite (18)
Pool & Beach (6)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Tania S
13 June 2018|
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Response from E R | Reviewed this property |
Firefly season peak likely ending although i’m sure still some there. They were out when we were there. Go to oldtown part of ekmont campground to see them best.
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Missi S
19 May 2018|
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Response from Kristen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are group sites available, 15-30 people depending on which group site, tents only.
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Steve R
12 May 2018|
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Response from Matt C | Reviewed this property |
I've been staying in Elkmont several times a year since I was around 5 and I always see people in the summer tubing down the Little River. You're allowed to tube down the river, but the parking space is very limited in... More
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"Worth the trip, get there early."
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"Not sure why this campground is listed under hotels!"
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"Riverside sites go quickly, so reserve them early if you want them."
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"Book well in advance for the best sites (esp in the fall season)"
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